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Nick Gandiello

 
Bio:
NICK GANDIELLO is a playwright, screenwriter, and teaching artist based in NYC. His plays include Oceanside (Merrimack Repertory Theatre), The Wedge Horse (Fault Line Theatre), Sunrise Highway (Ojai Playwrights Conference),  The Blameless, Black Fly Spring (Xavier ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
NICK GANDIELLO is a playwright, screenwriter, and teaching artist based in NYC. His plays include Oceanside (Merrimack Repertory Theatre), The Wedge Horse (Fault Line Theatre), Sunrise Highway (Ojai Playwrights Conference),  The Blameless, Black Fly Spring (Xavier ... (read complete bio)
 

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Nick Gandiello and  Gaye Taylor Upchurch Photo

Nick Gandiello and Gaye Taylor Upchurch

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02/14/2017
The cast of the world premiere of THE BLAMELESS with playright Nick Gandiello and dir Photo

The cast of the world premiere of THE BLAMELESS with playright Nick Gandiello and director by Gaye Taylor Upchurch (center)

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02/14/2017
The cast of the world premiere of THE BLAMELESS by Nick Gandiello Photo

The cast of the world premiere of THE BLAMELESS by Nick Gandiello

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02/14/2017
 

Nick Gandiello Biography

NICK GANDIELLO is a playwright, screenwriter, and teaching artist based in NYC. His plays include Oceanside (Merrimack Repertory Theatre), The Wedge Horse (Fault Line Theatre), Sunrise Highway (Ojai Playwrights Conference),  The Blameless, Black Fly Spring (Xavier University), Swept (Williamstown Theatre Festival),  At the Finish (Smith and Kraus's The Best 10 Minute Plays of 2014), and Teeming Shore (The Best 10 Minute Plays of 2015).  Nick is the 2015 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow.  He attended Page 73's Summer Residency at Yale and was a member of the 2014 I-73 Writers Group.  Nick is an alum of the Ars Nova Play Group.   He holds an MFA from The New School for Drama, where his play Off the Realness received a workshop production.  His work has been developed or presented by The Old Globe San Diego, Premiere Stages, Capital Stage Productions, Wide Eyed Productions, the Samuel French OOB Festival, and Crashbox Theater Company, among others.  Nick has attended residencies at The Blue Mountain Center and SPACE on Ryder Farm.  For the screen, he developed and shot a television pilot, Substance, with Ready Set Go Productions.  As a teaching artist, he has taught playwriting for the New School for Drama and Naked Angels. Nick was the Literary Manager of Young Playwrights Inc. from 2012 - 2015, for which he led playwriting workshops in Virginia, Miami, and NYC.  He is currently the Associate Artistic Director of Writopia Lab’s Worldwide Plays Festival.




Nick Gandiello News

Kane Repertory Theatre to Present Outdoor Shakespeare Production Of TWELFTH NIGHT in  Photo Kane Repertory Theatre to Present Outdoor Shakespeare Production Of TWELFTH NIGHT in July
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

Kane Repertory Theatre, in partnership with the St. Charles Park District, will present a live outdoor production of the Shakespeare classic Twelfth Night at the Historic Pavilion on the Fox River. The play is directed by Northwestern MFA Directing candidate Katie Lupica.

Playwright Nonprofit PlayPenn Announces New Associate Artistic Directors Photo Playwright Nonprofit PlayPenn Announces New Associate Artistic Directors
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2022

Today,¬†PlayPenn¬†announced the addition of two new Associate Artistic Directors:¬†Susan Dalian (she/her)¬†and¬†Santiago Iacinti (they/them), who join the nationally acclaimed artist-driven organization dedicated to the development of new plays and playwrights. Collectively, the newly-hired leaders have decades of experience bringing plays to life‚ÄĒon- and off-stage‚ÄĒdirecting, developing scripts, writing, and production.

Premiere Stages At Kean University Announces 2022 Premiere Play Festival Finalists Photo Premiere Stages At Kean University Announces 2022 Premiere Play Festival Finalists
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

Premiere Stages, the professional theatre company in residence at Kean University, has selected its four finalists for the 2022 Premiere Play Festival. Now in its 17th year, the Festival is an annual competition for unproduced scripts that offers developmental opportunities to playwrights with strong affiliations to New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Delaware. This year's finalists were selected from 655 submissions.

MTC Announces Lineup for 2022 Ted Snowdon Reading Series Photo MTC Announces Lineup for 2022 Ted Snowdon Reading Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club announced the lineup for the 2022¬†Ted¬†Snowdon¬†Reading Series. The readings kick off Monday, March 14 and will be held on Mondays through March 28. The readings will take place at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I¬†(131 West 55th¬†Street). All readings are free and open to the public, but space is¬†limited¬†and RSVPs are required.

Page 73 Announces Marvin González De León as 2022 Playwriting Fellow Photo Page 73 Announces Marvin González De León as 2022 Playwriting Fellow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2022

Page 73 has¬†announced¬†Marvin Gonz√°lez De Le√≥n¬†as 2022 Playwriting Fellow, selected from a group of 10 semifinalists and three finalists for the 2022 Fellowship‚ÄĒnarrowed from a pool of over 300 applicants.

Page 73 Announces Semifinalists for Playwriting Fellowship Photo Page 73 Announces Semifinalists for Playwriting Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2021

Page 73 has announced 10 semifinalists for the 2022 Page 73 Playwriting Fellowship. From a pool of over 300 applicants, Page 73 has selected Melis Aker, Syreeta Briggs, Vichet Chum, Kate Douglas, Ryan Drake, Marvin González De León, Majkin Holmquist, Deepa Purohit, Gab Reisman, and Haygen-Brice Walker.

Manhattan Theatre Club Announces Six 2021 Sloan Playwriting Commissions Photo Manhattan Theatre Club Announces Six 2021 Sloan Playwriting Commissions
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2021

Since 2001, MTC has awarded a total of 100 commissions through the Sloan Foundation Program. Learn more about this year's commissions here!

Premiere Stages At Kean University Announces Camp Premiere: A Summer Of Outdoor Creat Photo Premiere Stages At Kean University Announces Camp Premiere: A Summer Of Outdoor Creativity
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021

Premiere Stages, the professional theatre company at Kean University,  has announced that Camp Premiere, the annual summer theatre program for middle school and high school students, will be held in-person and outdoors on Kean University's Union campus. Both Camps will strictly adhere to all state mandated COVID-19 safety requirements and recommendations.

League of Professional Theatre Women Celebrates Women's History Month At Hartford Sta Photo League of Professional Theatre Women Celebrates Women's History Month At Hartford Stage & More
by Lauren Yarger - Mar 11, 2021

Hartford Stage Women are Part of a New Slate of Theater Leaders in Connecticut and talk about making history.

Page 73 Announces Bleu Beckford-Burrell as 2021 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow Photo Page 73 Announces Bleu Beckford-Burrell as 2021 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2021

Page 73 has named Bleu Beckford-Burrell the 2021 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow. An Interstate 73 writers group member who was first invited to work with Page 73 in their 2017 Summer Residency, Beckford-Burrell is also one of the playwrights granted 11-day virtual residencies this season.

Nick Gandiello Videos

STAGE TUBE: Promo for THEATERSPEAK's WRITE OUT FRONT - J. Stephen Brantley Writes a Play
by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2012

THEATERSPEAK will present an installation of more than 70 award-winning and emerging playwrights writing new plays in the storefront window of the Drama Book Shop during store hours, August 13th - September 1st, In each two-hour time slot, a different playwright will write their play on a laptop, while the screen shot of their computer is visible to the street, opening their process up to the passerby on the street. Below, check out a video promo for the event, featuring J.Stephen Brantley of Hard Sparks writing a play